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The reader was correct. The shooting occurred in the 700 block of 15th Street, but the victim was located at 8th & H.
Here's an explantion from MPD:
On June 24, 2013 at approximately 10:20 PM, there was a shooting which occurred in the 700 block of 15th Street NE (Fifth District). The complainant sustained a gunshot wound to his leg. There was no shooting at 8th and H Street NE. The complaint was found by officers at 8th and H Street NE and transported to a local hospital for treatment. The case is currently being investigated by Detectives from the Fifth District.
The initial report appears below:
Shooting: H/8th St NE - Units enroute------------------------------------
— DC Fire Fighters L36 (@IAFF36) June 25, 2013
5D Shooting, 2225 hrs, 700 blk 15th St NE, No Lookout DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/EVENT #I20130312149
Sent on: 06/25 00:22
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